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The Plant Hunters

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The Plant Hunters

Published in collaboration with the Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew, journalist and author Carolyn Fry takes an in-depth look at the discovery of plant species that have changed the way we live.


This intriguing story spans the world, covering the discovery of plants such as tea, tulips and rubber and what these have done to and for Britain's economy.


With up to 200 new species of plants discovered every year, this beautifully illustrated book takes us on the journey of professional plant-hunters.

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  • by Carolyn Fry
  • hardback
  • 160 pages
  • 26 x 29 x 4cm
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